EDC provides Telefonica with $256 million working capital for BlackBerry devices and services

The Canadian Export Credit Agency (the EDC) has provided a helping hand to BlackBerry today in the way of a $256 working capital loan to Telefonica to provide BlackBerry devices and services to its subscribers.  Telefonica is one of the world’s largest mobile operators with a subscriber base of 35.7 million across 24 countries.  The […]

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Don Morrison, former COO of BlackBerry formally Research in Motion appointed to the Board of Directors of Yellow Media Limited

Yellow Media Announces Appointment of Don Morrison to Board of Directors, Releases Proxy Circular MONTREAL, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – April 4, 2013) – Don Morrison, former Chief Operating Officer of Research in Motion (now BlackBerry) has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Yellow Media Limited (TSX:Y), as disclosed in the company’s proxy circular released today […]

dbrand inc. Launches BlackBerry Z10 Skin

dbrand inc. launches long-­‐awaited BlackBerry Z10 skin, further expanding their line-­‐up of precision fitted 3M-­‐vinyl device skins TORONTO, ON, April 2nd, 2013 -­‐ dbrand inc, the rapidly-­‐growing Canadian device skin manufacturer, today announced the availability of their long-­‐awaited 3M-­‐vinyl skins for the BlackBerry Z10 smartphone. Using the same precision cut, factory-­‐ fitted design process seen […]

BlackBerry Z10 Headed to Thailand

  Bangkok, Thailand – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced the launch of the all new BlackBerry® Z10 smartphone in Thailand. The BlackBerry Z10 (all touch) is the first smartphone powered by BlackBerry® 10, the re-designed, re-engineered, and re-invented BlackBerry platform that creates a new and unique mobile computing experience. The BlackBerry Z10 is […]

Facebook and Twitter for BlackBerry 10 Updated

BlackBerry is currently rolling out updates to their native Facebook and Twitter applications for BlackBerry 10!! Now like I said these updates are rolling out it could take up to 24 hours before the updates show in BlackBerry World on your device. You can try using the links below to grab the updates before they […]

Did you miss BlackBerry Fourth Quarter and Year-end Fiscal 2013 Results? Replay Now Available

BlackBerry has just sent us an email letting us know that the earnings call from this morning is now available for replay. If you missed all the greatness that is BlackBerry you will really want to check it out! You can hear the replay by dialing (+1)416-640-1917 and entering pass code 4501383#. This replay will […]

BlackBerry Q10 Currently Being Tested by 40 Carriers in 20 Countries and More!

Talk about some more good news coming on the heels of today’s earnings call with BlackBerry! BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins stated that the BlackBerry Q10 is already in testing with 40 different carriers in 20 different countries! With BlackBerry selling a ton of BlackBerry Z10 devices, I know lots more of you out there that […]

Former Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis Vice Chair and a Director of BlackBerry Steps Down

Here is a bit of interesting information from BlackBerry Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-end Fiscal 2013 Resultsformer Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis will be retiring from BlackBerry’s Board of Directors effective May 1, 2013. “The Company also announced that Mike Lazaridis, having fulfilled the commitment he made to the Board in January 2012, has decided to retire […]

BlackBerry Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-end Fiscal 2013 Results

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – March 28, 2013) – Research In Motion Limited (doing business as BlackBerry) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in the mobile communications market, today reported financial results for the three months and fiscal year ended March 2, 2013 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP, except where otherwise indicated).

PowerSkin Launches Battery Case for BlackBerry Z10 Includes Support for NFC – Only $79.99

Costa Mesa, Calif. – March 26, 2012 – PowerSkin®, maker of shock-absorbing, battery-boosting cases for smartphones and gaming accessories, debuted the first NFC-enabled battery case for the BlackBerry Z10, providing a big boost of power in a one-piece, featherweight design. “PowerSkin® dominates the battery case market in the Android and BlackBerry space,” said Shaun Ng, […]

T-Mobile’s “UnCarrier” Event

As anticipated T-mobile held their “uncarrier” event today where they announced quite a few new things.  Now of course today marks the availability of the BlackBerry Z10 on T-Mobile, but there were a few other new stories to come from the event.  Today T-Mobile announced their new Values Plans, as well as the introduction of their LTE network.  To top it […]

New TV Content Partners Launch on BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry today announced the addition of new television content for BlackBerry 10 customers in the US. TV shows from PBS, Univision and Viacom are now included in the BlackBerry World storefront, bringing such favorites as COMEDY CENTRAL, MTV, Nickelodeon, PBS’s Masterpiece Classic Downton Abbey series and Spanish telenovelas. The BlackBerry Z10 smartphone is now available […]

Lil E “I Rep BlackBerry 10″ Video

There has been a lot of positive press surrounding BB10 ranging from press articles across the web and a lot of different videos available as well.  Today we received word that Lil E had released yet another BlackBerry video; this one is titled “I Rep BlackBerry 10″  hit the break for the video.

BlackBerry now has more than 100,000 apps in BlackBerry World

Today BlackBerry has hit a milestone for the platform, they now officially have over 100,000 apps in BlackBerry World.  Now mind you a lot of those apps are not ones you would want to install on your device, but that goes for both iOS and Android, who are the leaders in the app gap race.  The addition […]

Guardian Article on BB10 Security Removed from Website

The UK new source the Guardian  recently published an article that completely fabricated findings of the UK Communications Electronics Security Group stating that BB10 and its security measures were not up to par with the other mobile options that were available.

e27 Joins Forces With BlackBerry

e27 has announced that they have partnered with BlackBerry. Echelon 2013 is coming up in June and is going to be a huge event. BlackBerry is going to be sponsoring 30 start ups. This is great opportunity for developers in Asia to get their app ported to BB 10 and some exposure as well. hit […]

BlackBerry Z10 Launches in Australia

BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today launched the BlackBerry® Z10 smartphone running on the re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented BlackBerry® 10 platform, in Australia. The BlackBerry Z10, which is also LTE-enabled, offers you a faster, smarter and smoother experience that constantly adapts to you.

BlackBerry Previews Secure Work Space Technology for Third Party Platforms

Extending BlackBerry’s trusted, gold standard security to separate work and personal data on iOS and Android smartphones and tablets Mar 14, 2013-Waterloo, ON – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today confirmed its commitment to bringing a solution that will separate and secure work and personal data on mobile devices to third party platforms. Secure Work Space […]

INSIDE Secure Enables Secure Delivery of High-Value Video Content on New BlackBerry 10 Devices

Downloadable DRM Fusion Agent Speeds Delivery of HD Movies, TV and More on Latest Mobile Platform and Reduces App Development Time and Cost AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–INSIDE Secure (NYSE Euronext: INSD) today announced the commercial availability of its downloadable DRM Fusion Agent for the BlackBerry® 10 platform. With this release, INSIDE Secure makes it possible to […]

50 Million BBM Voice Calls Placed since BBM 7 Launch

BlackBerry recently announced that more than 50 Million BBM voice calls have occurred since the launch of BBM 7.  This is pretty amazing considering BBM7 has only been available for 3 months and during that time it was only for OS6, OS7, and BB10 devices.  This boils down to over 500,000 Voice calls placed EVERY […]